Visiting Flower City of Tomohon

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Ready to Go to Flower City of Tomohon

Planning to go on a tour or travelling, we definitely want a smooth trip, comfortable accommodation, cheap hotels, good food, cheap plane tickets, close to everywhere, and can rent a motorbike or car.


In Flower City of Tomohon, there is natural beauty and unique culture of the local community. There are many uniqueness, starting from the village (desa), sub-district (kecamatan), district (kabupaten) and provincial levels.

In Indonesia, each province has different and interesting characteristics. Each province has a different and unique culture and lifestyle.

Tomohon is a city in North Sulawesi Province (Sulawesi Utara), in central Indonesia. Tomohon was a part of the Minahasa Regency in North Sulawesi.

Tomohon is a hill resort located 22 kilometers east of Manado, the capital city of North Sulawesi province.  Tomohon consists of 35 villages in five sub-districts, namely West, East, Central, South and North Tomohon.

Its land contour, cool weather and fertile soil encourage the local community to cultivate various kinds of flowers and vegetables.

This city is known as a producer of flowers.  When in season,  the  flower gardens of the local inhabitants look very beautiful.

The government is taking good care of the preservation of nature and maintaining the condition of the forest.

The environment is also well maintained.


Visiting Flower City of Tomohon, we will witness routine community activities in unique traditional cultures. And there are special dishes and food as part of culinary tours that are delicious and yummy.

Annually the Tomohon Flower Festival is held here in  June and July. During this event, watch the flower floats parade through the town.

A flower tournament is held during this Festival where participants from 94 cities in Indonesia take part at the Inspiration Hill.

When you visit this city during blossom season, you will see an amazing scenery of colorful flowers at the foot of a beautiful mountain. This panorama looks perfect when the sun rises and the early morning mist has just disappeared.

Flower gardens or the local people are located at the foot of Mount Lokon. During blossom season, in December, January or April, these flowers look very beautiful with Mount Lokon as background.

In addition, you can also walk along the main roads in the city filled with flower shops on both sides. A number of  have flower gardens, allowing you to pick and choose your favorite flowers.

In this place there are also regular events or activities held every year, both national and international.


The journey to Flower City of Tomohon  is now very easy. We can enter through various modes of transportation.

Access to go to Tomohon City:

Tomohon is easily reached from Manado and then we can drive a car that takes only one hour.

During blossom season, you can see flowers along the road as many shops and gardens by along the mountain sides sell flowers.

The condition of the infrastructure is getting better. Starting from highways, airports, trails, ports, bridges, stairs, even some places can be reached by toll roads.

We can visit by plane, car, ship, bus, motorcycle and bicycle. At some point, we can take the train. We can also walk freely.


In Flower City of Tomohon, as technology getting better. We can easily find locations for mini markets, shops (warung kedai), ATMs, Bank BRI BCA BNI Mandiri, BTPN Bank Nagari BJB, supermarkets, and restaurants. So we will not starve or lack the necessary items.

Suggestion Before Visiting Tomohon City:

It is suggested that you take a rented car if you like to see the flower gardens at the mountain slopes since  many are located away from the main road, while the road here is steep and winding.

Best time to visit is during blossom season.

If you are sick and need help, you can also visit clinics, drugstore pharmacies (apotek), practice doctors, hospitals, and health centers (puskesmas).

In this place we can also look for places of worship such as mosques, churches, and others.


Finding place to stay in Flower City of Tomohon is very easy. We can stay at homestays, hotels, inns, hostels and other places.

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Experience and Reviews

There are already many visitors have visited Flower City of Tomohon, there are many interesting stories that are told. Like feeling satisfied, happy, wanting to come again, sleep well, and almost no one is disappointed or complains to come here.

So, visitors will find out on how to find the best hotels, where is exactly located, why it is amazing, how much is the fare and rate, who are the people, whom to ask, and when is the best time to visit.

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That’s all the information we provided, hopefully useful.

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